Paraplicanoplia Xu 1977 (lamp shell)

Rhynchonellata - Spiriferida

Parent taxon: Spiriferida according to A. Williams et al. 2006

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Artospirifer, Boucotia, Callicalyptella, Colongina, Costanoplia, Cratospirifer, Crinisaria, Darbandia, Delthyridina, Donispirifer, Fimbrispiriferidae, Hollardiella, Iliella, Kalitvella, Kimatothyris, Luofuia, Notanoplia, Notoparmella, Ornothyrella, Paracomposita, Paracostanoplia, Pararhynchospirina, Parunicinella, Plicambocoelia, Plicanoplites, Plicatosyrinx, Pustulatia, Rariella, Septaparmella, Serrulatrypa, Sikasella, Spiriferidina, Tangxiangia, Tegulispirifer, Thecideidina, Turganiella, Weibeia, Xenospirifer

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Devonian of China (2 collections), the Czech Republic (5)

Total: 7 collections each including a single occurrence

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